Cawthron Institute hosts leading British environmentalist Sir Jonathon Porritt

Cawthron Institute hosted leading British environmentalist, Sir Jonathon Porritt, last night as the guest speaker for this year’s Thomas Cawthron Memorial Lecture, a free annual community event for the people of Nelson Tasman, held since 1917.

Porritt is a leading British environmentalist, renowned for his solution-based approach to sustainability and refreshing perspective that keeps hope in the picture. Porritt examined cutting-edge environmental sustainability research as his topic for this year’s lecture.

It was a pleasure to help Cawthron to share the news about the lecture. Click here to view the full lecture, and click here to read the Nelson Mail/Stuff interview with Sir Jonathon with some special messages for the people of New Zealand.